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Destroyed City, Rotterdam
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Zadkine had geen beter beeld kunnen maken om te laten zien hoe het hast van de stad Rotterdam vernietigd was door het bombardement van Hitlers-Duitsers in W.O.2.Zadkine had no better picture can make to show how the hast of the city of Rotterdam was destroyed by the bombardment of Hitler's-Germans in World War 2.show original
All the writing for this statue was is Dutch, so had to decipher. I would say this is a most striking piece of artwork in bronze, viewed from all directions very cleverly displayed. Set in an open spa... read more »
The Destroyed City, locally known by the Rotterdammers as "Jan Gat" is a sculpture by Ossip Zadkine. It is inspired by and tries to show the hole where the city's heart used to be after the massive de... read more »
Also known as: Zadkine Monument, after the sculptor.
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